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Fasciola hepatica: The sheep liver fluke

On today’s podcast, we ventured back into the world of trematodes, or flukes and discussed the sheep liver fluke, Fasciola hepatica.

Parasitology teacher and author of the book, Parasites: Tales of Humanity’s Most Unwelcome Guests, Rosemary Drisdelle joined me to talk about this parasite.

Podcasts on other flukes: 

Fasciola hepatica egg Photo/CDC

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Other parasite podcasts:

Parasites articles: 

Adult Fasciola hepatica Photo/Adam Cuerden via Wikimedia Commons